Category Archives: dangerous

What do you all think?

Okay guys. Let’s play judge and jury. What do you think? Should this guy get a ticket or not? Why or why not? “LONDONDERRY, N.H. – Their son wasn‚Äôt going to wait to be born, so John Coughlin rushed his … Continue reading

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Does everything boil down to black or white?

I got this news story from my mom who heard it on the radio. I can’t even begin to write about it. Go read this and tell us what you think. I was raised that police officers are our friends … Continue reading

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Free Chat Thursday

Well, we made it another week. ūüôā Tornadoes ripped across Minnesota on last Thursday evening, killing at least two people and injuring dozens more as homes were flattened, trees toppled and a gas station destroyed in the town of Wadena, … Continue reading

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All or nothing

When I heard this last week on the news I couldn’t believe it. We used to live in Minnetonka so when I heard that name, my attention was right there. They want to remove more than 100 bus stop benches. … Continue reading

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To fat to fly?

When this first became news I wasn’t going to write about it. I know we are, well a lot of us are anyway, trying to lose weight and I didn’t want to rub salt into any wounds but it’s just … Continue reading

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Pulling for the bad guy…….

Last weekend Paul and I had nothing on the DVR to watch and our VHS/DVD player decided to break down. They don’t last very long but that’s another post. Anyway, we were channel flipping being it was the weekend and … Continue reading

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Pilots of wayward jet

I’m not really sure if all of you heard about this story right away or not but living in Minnesota, we were aware of it right away while it was going on. We kept hearing “pilots overflew Mpls airport and … Continue reading

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What don’t I get?

I’m not sure if you’ve heard this story or not. I think I’m the only one I know who doesn’t find it funny. It’s the four women who used super glue to glue a man’s genitals. This story isn’t even … Continue reading

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ACLU, Where Are You?

‚ÄúJesus loves the little children, All the children of the world. They are precious in His sight. Jesus loves the little children Of the world.‚ÄĚ I always loved that song. When I was a kid, it always cheered me, made … Continue reading

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Locking your car

I received the following e-mail from a girlfriend of mine who is a police officer here in MN: This email was forwarded to me by my Chief. ¬†It is definitely interesting and good information! From the Zumbrota Chief of Police … Continue reading

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No parking ANY TIME….this means YOU!

Paul and I went shopping last night to one of those warehouse type places. We didn’t need a bunch of stuff but since we were in town, we thought we’d run in and pick up what we were out of.¬† … Continue reading

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Cash for clunkers

I hate to sound¬†unsympathetic¬†to the auto¬†industry¬†but honestly, I¬†just¬†don’t get this whole “cash for clunkers” deal. I mean I get how it was “supposed” to work but it didn’t work that way did it? Here is a quote I found today … Continue reading

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A Story for Our Time

Once upon a time, I was invited to the White House for a private dinner with the President. I am a respected businessman, with a factory that produces memory chips for computers and portable electronics. There was some talk that … Continue reading

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Being a girl HURTS!

OK, I know this is for the girls, sorry boys! Who here shaves their legs? Most I’m sure. Who here has to shave at least once a day just to stay smooth? I’m one of those. My hair is not … Continue reading

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Who should decide?

I was wondering if you’ve all heard of¬†Daniel Hauser, a 13-year-old boy with Hodgkin’s lymphoma? ¬†He’s from Sleepy Eye Minnesota so we’ve been hearing about it on the news now for days. ¬†Doctors testified in court last week that Daniel … Continue reading

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Next Time I’ll get the photos…..from Pam

Next time, I’ll take the pictures.. AND….. …..¬†you can let the¬†bear out!!!

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May 6….Tornado Day

¬† I was in one of the worst tornado‚Äôs in my state‚Äôs history and I have never gotten over it.¬† Fridley, MN. ¬†I posted this a year ago today and plan on reposting it every May 6. ¬† I tried … Continue reading

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Bullfighting…help me understand this

Anyone who knows me knows that my heart is really big when it comes to animals. ¬†I have a huge spot in my heart for them. It doesn’t really matter what kind of animal, I love all of them. ¬†Snakes … Continue reading

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Playing games and IP address’s

Lisa wrote a post a long time ago (last May when we were a brand new blog) called “12 year old wants her belly button¬†pierced.” ¬†This post has been our most read post. ¬†It’s had¬†5,377 views. We’ve had¬†135 Responses. ¬†I … Continue reading

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Is This For Real?!

“HUTCHINSON, Minn. — A Hutchinson man may be charged with drunken driving after apparently driving his lawnmower to a convenience store to buy gas and more alcohol. Authorities say witnesses say the 42-year-old appeared intoxicated when he bought beer Thursday … Continue reading

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The most dangerous cake receipe…from Pam

5 MINUTE CHOCOLATE MUG CAKE¬† 4 tablespoons flour¬† 4 tablespoons sugar¬† 2 tablespoons cocoa¬† 1 egg¬† 3 tablespoons milk¬† 3 tablespoons oil¬† 3 tablespoons chocolate chips (optional)¬† a small splash of vanilla extract¬† 1 large coffee mug¬† Add dry ingredients … Continue reading

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World Record Size Piranha

The reason why I have no reason to go for a swim or fish in the Amazon, but you fishermen out there can book a flight as soon as you are ready. World Record Size¬†Piranha. ¬† ¬† HOLY CRAP!!!!!! ? … Continue reading

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Is it okay to leave your child in car alone for a “minute”?

Did you ever, would you ever, leave your kids in your car to run a “small” errand? ¬†This was on one night last week and although I’ve thought about it before, I thought I’d check with all of you and … Continue reading

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Wild and crazy Saturday night

Paul was feeling a little restless on Saturday night. ¬†I was working on our pj party for Monday and out of the blue, he says to me, I’m going to Walmart to get a DVD player. ¬†Uummm….okay I guess. We … Continue reading

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The big floods in our state

Minnesotan’s are dealing with a record breaking flood¬†that’s almost upon them. ¬†Right now, north of us in Fargo, North Dakota and Grand Forks, MN, the rivers will be cresting at a higher level than they predicted a few weeks ago … Continue reading

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